Grimes suggests McConnell doesn't support cancer funding bill
Alison Lundergan Grimes opened a new line of attack on U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday, suggesting that he does not support legislation that would redirect money that helps pay for party conventions and presidential campaigns to pay for research into pediatric cancer, autism and other diseases.
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'36 Rabbis Shave For The Brave' To Fight Childhood Cancer
It's called "36 Rabbis Shave for the Brave," but now more than 60 rabbis have vowed to shave their heads at this year's Central Conference of American Rabbis Convention.
Students Participate in Mini-Thon
We've all seen the success that Penn state's 'Thon' has had to raise money in the fight against pediatric cancer, so one school district held its own 'mini-thon' in Schuylkill County.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Young cancer patients have their own Be The Match Walk Run
Pediatric cancer patients at All Children's Hospital walked down the hallways of the hospital Thursday to celebrate a bone marrow registry and their marrow donors, doctors and nurses.
Empire State apples helping fight cancer
New York regional retailers are participating in the promotion, in which the Fishers-based New York Apple Association plans to donate $25,000 to support pediatric cancer research in the state.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Sign The Petition to Make Childhood Cancer Research a National Priority
THON 2014 may be over, but there are still plenty of opportunities for Penn State students to help in the fight against pediatric cancer.
$881,000 Raised for St. Jude's Kids in Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament
The following news release was submitted for publication on behalf of the Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament: The 4th Annual Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament wrapped up this Sunday at an Awards Ceremony at Classic Club, following a successful weekend of events in the desert that raised $881,000 for St. Jude Children's Research HospitalAŽ - one ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Radiation Vacations a way for Macon family to pay it forward
Not every story about childhood cancer has a happy ending. That is why it is with great joy I bring you an update on 12-year-old Holly Slavin and her family.
Teen Cancer Survivor, Elana Simon, Helps Researchers Study Rare Liver ...
An 18-year-old New York City teen has accomplished a lot in her lifetime: She beat cancer, she's headed to study computer science at Harvard in the fall, and she has even co-authored a study about her own disease - a rare liver cancer.
Miss Staten Island Jamie Lynn Macchia fighting childhood cancer
The buzz is that our own Jamie Lynn Macchia, Miss Staten Island 2014, will play host to a performance to benefit "The H.O.P.E. Project" on Saturday, March 29, at 7 p.m. at the College of Staten Island, Willowbrook.
The Local Tourist
Meet Kings Of Leon And Help Fight Pediatric Cancer
Seeing Kings Of Leon in concert AND meeting this incredibly handsome band would be an awesome experience, wouldn't it? Bear Necessities is offering up 4 tickets plus meet and greet passes to their show this Saturday, March 8 at the United Center via an online auction .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
My Verona NJ
Girl Scouts Need Donations For Pediatric Cancer Project
Verona Girl Scout Troop 20341 is making care packets for children undergoing cancer treatment at the Goryeb Children's Hospital and they need your help.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
UNI Students Dance for Pediatric Cancer Research
It's Year 2 for the University of Northern Iowa Dance Marathon to raise money for pediatric cancer research.
Art from the Heart
The event was held at Texas Oncology from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Local pediatric cancer patients, survivors and their siblings decorated hearts and created original pieces of art.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Governor Mifflin holds "mini-THON"
Some Governor Mifflin students won't be getting any sleep Friday as they join the fight against pediatric cancer.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Child cancer patients and animal-assisted therapy; 'Let's...
Children with cancer : Pediatric cancer patients at Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel will have the opportunity to participate in a clinical study of animal-assisted therapy for children with cancer and their families , reports Monique Balas, who writes the Pet Talk column for The Oregonian.
Randall Children's Hospital to participate in national clinical ...
Bailey, a therapy dog at Randall Children's Hospital who will take part in the study, with patient Caden Lampert .
Wed Feb 26, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Amy Scherzer's Diary: Fashion Funds the Cure raises $450,000 for pediatric cancer
Youngsters modeling at Fashion Funds the Cure earned thunderous applause from the 800-strong crowd absorbing sobering but inspiring statistics.
The Charlotte Observer
Subject of 'Miracle' blog suffers cancer relapse
Over the past six weeks, our guest blogger, Meg McElwain, has courageously shared the story of her young son, Mitchell’s, battle with pediatric cancer.
WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
St. Jude Kids Radiothon Happens This Week In St. Joseph
The 8th Annual Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon is set for later this week.